Category: National Institutes Of Health (Page 3)

June 30, 2016

Advancing the Health of an Aging Population: Groundbreaking Research Supported by the NIA

Please join the Friends of the National Institute on Aging to hear about the groundbreaking aging research that is being supported by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) on June 30 at 2 p.m. on Capitol Hill.
May 12, 2016

GSIG Spring Seminar: Nutrition, Fasting, Longevity, and Diseases

The Trans-NIH GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) holds its spring seminar with Dr. Valter Longo,the Edna Jones Professor in Gerontology and Professor in Biological Science and the Director of the University of Southern California Longevity Institute.
May 11, 2016

Don’t Miss This Seminar on Nutrition, Fasting, Longevity, and Diseases

The Trans-NIH GeroScience Interest Group (GSIG) holds its spring seminar with Dr. Valter Longo  from the University of Southern California on nutrition, fasting, longevity, and diseases. 
May 4, 2016

May Events for Older Americans Month

During Older Americans Month, here are some events to keep you informed on research and health topics of interest to older adults. 
April 15, 2016

An Update on the 2016 Advances in Geroscience Science Summit

Learn more about the Disease Drivers in Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit that was held in New York City on April 13 and 14.
April 6, 2016

NIA’s Dr. Felipe Sierra on This Month’s Geroscience Summit in NYC

The National Institute on Aging's Dr. Felipe Sierra talks about this month's Disease Drivers of Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit in New York City.
March 2, 2016

Bill for Alzheimer’s Disease Postal Stamp Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

A bill has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives for a Alzheimer's disease research postal stamp.
February 18, 2016

The President’s Budget: Read the Numbers, Not the Headlines

The Obama administration’s FY 2017 vision for the federal government does not include continuing increases for America’s biomedical research community.
December 17, 2015

Congress and the Omnibus Miracle

Congress gave Americans a holiday miracle this week and reached a deal on a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill for FY 2016, increasing funding for NIH, NIA, and FDA.
November 23, 2015

National Geographic Channel Special on Healthspan, Sunday, November 29

This Sunday, November 29 at 9 p.m. ET, the National Geographic Channel will debut an important special, The Age of Aging. Directed by Ron Howard, it highlights the pioneering research dedicated to extending our healthy years of life, or healthspan.